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[Video] How To Prepare For GDPR

Posted by ann stewart zachwieja on Nov 15, 2017

video_image.jpgEven SMEs (small and medium enterprises) need to have a strategy for GDPR compliance. Now is the time to review your preparedness and take steps to be ready.

In this video, Globig interviews data privacy, security, and GDPR expert Carlin Dornbusch from American Cyber Security Management about how SMEs can prepare for GDPR. You'll find the tips in this introductory video very helpful, actionable, and not as intimidating as you might think.

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Topics: Countries, global expansion, international trade, global business, global expansion opportunities, Doing Business in Europe, Europe, int'l legal, European Union, Video, General Data Protection Regulation, EU GDPR compliance, DPO, Data Protection Officer, GDPR

Everything You’ve Always Wanted To Know About Paying Your International Employees Through A Global PEO

Posted by Anke Corbin on Nov 9, 2017

How To Go Global Faster - Easier - More Affordably

HR_image-1.jpgGlobig CEO Anke Corbin recently interviewed Adam Sheffield, the President of Global PEO Services, about international PEOs (Professional Employer Organization) and employers of record. Global PEO Services is a part of the Global Upside family of brands leading the way in international expansion and employment services. Adam came from ADP, one of the leading payroll and HR management platforms, and shares his insights.

 

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Topics: global payroll, Hiring, Int'l HR, global peo, Global HR, PEO, employer of record, professional employer organization, global employer of record, hiring international employees

A Quick Guide To Business Etiquette In Mexico

Posted by Anke Corbin on Nov 3, 2017

mexico-globig_image_640.jpgMexico's economy, a powerhouse in Latin America, is growing and looking outward.  As Mexico's companies expand worldwide, foreign investors find Mexico a great foothold for both the Latin American and North American markets.  For those doing business in Mexico, awareness of some cultural norms will smooth the way for successful meetings and negotiations.  It’s also helpful for US business people to be prepared for some politically charged coolness they will need to overcome due to the current governments trade and immigration policies.

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Topics: Culture, Mexico, Business Culture, Latin America, Int'l HR, Business Etiquette Mexico, Doing Business In Mexico, Mexico Business Expansion, Business Culture In Mexico

A Quick Guide To Business Etiquette In Ireland

Posted by ann stewart zachwieja on Oct 30, 2017

There are many reasons to consider locating your business in Ireland or doing business in Ireland while located somewhere else. From the English-speaking, skilled, flexible, and diverse labor force, to the low corporate tax rate, to the accessibility to the EU and the rest of the world, Ireland offers many advantages.

 If you are considering doing business with the Irish, it behooves you to understand Ireland’s business culture before you get started. We’ve put together some important tips and insights on how the Irish do business, what to expect when doing business there, and how to work well with them.

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Topics: Culture, EU, Ireland, Business Culture, Europe, Int'l HR, European Union, Global HR

[Podcast] Successfully Doing Business In China PART # 3  – Setting Up A Business – Expanding Into China – Vendor Hiring

Posted by Anke Corbin on Oct 26, 2017

podcast_image-2-1.jpgThis podcast's hot topic is all about Successfully Doing Business In China. This is Segment #3 of a 3-part series and we’ll explore Setting Up A Business – Expanding Into China – Vendor Hiring Relationships.

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Topics: China, doing business in china, PODCASt, Asia Pacific, int'l legal, Int'l HR

[Podcast] A Global Outlook For 2018: Trends - Opportunities - Risks By Region From Frontier Strategy Group

Posted by Anke Corbin on Oct 23, 2017

podcast_image_460.jpgGlobig welcomes Richard Leggett, the CEO of Frontier Strategy Group, a leader in providing actionable intelligence on international markets to companies expanding into and operating around the world.

In this podcast, we talk about the Global Outlook Report for 2018. Richard shares his insights on what’s happening in the top global regions and how both large and small companies use the Global Outlook Report 2018 to make strategic business decisions.

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Topics: global trends, international business trends, Middle East, Global, PODCASt, market research, North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Global Strategy

[Podcast] Part 2- Is Generation Z The HR Manager's Dream Or Nightmare Employee?

Posted by Anke Corbin on Oct 12, 2017

podcast_image-2-1.jpgThis is Part 2 of a 2-part series on Generation Z, which is a large group of young people coming into the workforce right now and their impact on companies around the world. Our guest is Mary Lemons, the VP of Human Resources Solutions at Global Upside. Global Upside is a leader in helping companies transform their finance, accounting, and human resources functions in over 100 countries.

This podcast explores the questions- Is Gen Z the HR manager’s dream employee or are they a nightmare to manage?

 

 

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Topics: International relocation, PODCASt, international HR, Int'l HR, human resources, HR podcast, Global HR

[Podcast] How To Effectively Work With The Media In The UK For Publicity

Posted by Anke Corbin on Oct 10, 2017

podcast_image_460.jpgOur guest for this podcast is Joanna Dodd, the founder of Rochester PR in the UK. With over 25 years experience in PR, Joanna has been working with companies from start-ups to global multinationals, in industries such as food and drink, private equity, major charities and IT innovators and more . Rochester PR specializes in helping foreign companies successfully enter the UK market and supporting them to reach their business goals. They focus on raising a company's profile and making sure they get connected to all of the right people to help their clients grow.

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Topics: doing business in the UK, PODCASt, UK, UK PR, UK Publicity, UK Media Relations, marketing in UK

A Quick Guide To Business Etiquette In The United Arab Emirates - UAE

Posted by Anke Corbin on Oct 5, 2017

dubai-640.jpgBusiness etiquette in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) involves a courtship between two distinct cultures, each with its own set of mores, customs, and cultural protocols. The UAE brings together a country founded on Islam and people from around the world, many of whom are not Muslims. Emiratis constitute roughly 10% of the total population, making UAE home to one of the world's highest percentage of immigrants.

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Topics: Business Culture, Int'l HR, Global HR, United Arab Emirates Business Etiquette, United Arab Emirates Business Culture, UAE Business Etiquette, United Arab Emirates, Doing Business In Dubai, Business Culture UAE

Podcast: Part 1 - Generation Z And The New Global Virtual Workforce

Posted by Anke Corbin on Oct 4, 2017

podcast_image.jpgThis is Part #1 of a 2-part series on Generation Z, which is a large group of young people coming into the workforce right now and their impact on companies around the world. Our guest today is Mary Lemons, the VP of Human Resources Solutions at Global Upside. Global Upside is a leader in helping companies transform their finance, accounting, and human resources functions in over 100 countries.

This podcast is focused on learning about Generation Z, the first truly global and digital workforce entering global job markets. We discuss the following in Part #1 of this 2-part series:

1. What is Generation Z
2. When will they enter the workforce, when did Generation Y, Generation X and the Baby Boomers enter the workforce?
3. How does this generation differ from the millennial generation?
4. How are they similar?
5. What are some of the key strengths and weaknesses of this workforce?
6. What kind of work schedule does generation Z prefer and how does that fit in with the rest of the workforce?

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Topics: PODCASt, international HR, Int'l HR, gig economy, HR podcast, virtual workforce, global workforce, Global HR